Film

Viva Riva! Aims for Global Dominance, Set for Release in 18 African Countries!

Ladybrillle Magazine’s Kam Williams provides a nice review of Viva Riva! here. The film continues to gain momentum. Check out the latest news below: “Djo Tunda wa Munga’s MTV Movie Award winning feature film Viva Riva! opens in an unprecedented 18 African countries starting in Kinshasa, The Democratic Republic of Congo on 22 September followed …

South Africa’s Photographer Simon Deiner is Ladybrille’s Man of the Month!

Ladybrille Magazine celebrates South Africa’s leading fashion photographer, Simon Deiner, as our Man of the Month for our March 2011 Spring Fashion Edition. Deiner’s outstanding accomplishments and contributions to Africa’s fashion industry has helped in advancing and redefining the image of Africans in the West and worldwide. Ladybrille Magazine salutes Deiner and we look forward …

Events, News

Lucilla Booyzen Winner of The Shoprite/Checkers Women of the Year Award!

Ladybrillemag.com congratulates Lucilla Booyzen, founder of South Africa Fashion Week (SAFW) for her recent win of The Shoprite Checkers Women of the Year Award. Booyzen was the pioneer of the first ever fashion week in South Africa, August 1997. According to the organizers of the Award show, the award, the award is given to “exceptional …

Designer Danica Lepen Announces Departure from Black Coffee Label

Danica Lepen, the other design half of South Africa’s popular design brand Black Coffee, recently announced her departure from the label to work as a freelance stylist and consultant. “Working with Jacques has been a privilege, we were lucky enough to share the same passion and ideas for the brand. I have learnt so much …

Music

Lebogang Masemola to Perform at Hotel Bayerischer Hof in Munich on May 19th, 2010

German based South African artist Lebogang Masemola will perform on May 19th, 2010 at Hotel Bayerischer Hof in Munich. “For the Afro Soul singer Lebogang Masemola music is freedom. She says “ It is in music that we can just BE. Whether joyful or sad, music can embrace or alter the situation” A way of …